Bloomfield Street home damaged in fire

Thursday, July 12, 2012
A member of the Cape Girardeau Fire Department climbs down a adder after making a vent hole in the roof while fighting a fire Wednesday, July 11, at 1911 Bloomfield St. No one was in the home and no one was injured. (ADAM VOGLER)

No one was home when fire heavily damaged a Cape Girardeau home early Wednesday evening.

Shortly before 6 p.m., neighbors reported thick brown smoke coming from the eaves of a home at 1911 Bloomfield St., fire chief Rick Ennis said.

Sixteen firefighters in five firetrucks responded and brought the fire under control in about 10 minutes, he said. The fire was primarily in the hidden voids within walls, Ennis


No one was injured in the incident, Ennis said. The fire remained under investigation Wednesday.

Pertinent address:

1911 Bloomfield St., Cape Girardeau MO

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